State Record Smallmouth


State Record Smallmouth Bass

State

Weight

Length

Location

Smallmouth Angler

Date

Tennessee

11 lbs 15 oz   Dale Hollow Resv. David Hayes 7/9/1955
Alabama 10 lbs 8 oz   Wheeler Dam Owen F. Smith 10/8/1950
North Carolina 10 lbs 0 oz   Hiwassee Reservoir Archie Lampkin 6/1/1951
Ohio 9 lbs 8 oz 23.5″ Lake Erie Randy Van Dam 6/16/1993
South Carolina 9 lbs 7 oz   LakeJocassee Terry Dodson 2001
Michigan 9 lbs 4 oz   Long Lake W.F. Shoemaker 1906
West Virginia 9 lbs 12 oz 24.25″ South Branch David Lindsay 1971
Wisconsin 9 lbs 1 oz   Indian Lake unknown 6/21/1950
California 9 lbs 1 oz   Clair Engle Lake Tim Brady 3/20/1976
Pennsylvania 8 lbs 8 oz   Scotts Run Lake Robert T. Steelman 1997
Kentucky 8 lbs 7.36 oz   Laurel River Lake Coolie Williams 5/16/1998
Maryland 8 lbs 4 oz   Liberty Reservoir Gary Peters 10/4/1974
New York 8 lbs 4 oz   Lake Erie Andrew C. Kartesz 6/4/1995
Massachusetts 8 lbs 2 oz   Wachusett Reservoir Barbara Sasen 1991
Washington 8 lbs 12 oz   Columbia River – Hanford Reach Ray Wonacott 4/23/1966
Virginia 8 lbs 1 oz   New River Donald S. Eaton, Jr 3/12/2003
Idaho 8 lbs 0.5 oz 22″ Dworshak Reservoir Dan Steigers 1995
Maine 8 lbs 0 oz   Thompson Lake George Dyer 1970
Minnesota 8 lbs 0 oz   West Battle Lake John Creighton 1948
Utah 7 lbs 6 oz 22″ Midview Reservoir (Lake Borham) Alan Iorg 1996
Arkansas 7 lbs 5 oz   Bull Shoals Lake Acie Dickerson 4/1/1969
Indiana 7 lbs 4 oz   Twin Lake Dana Yoder 1992
New
Jersey
7 lbs 2 oz   Round Valley Reservoir Carol Marciniak 1990
Georgia 7 lbs 2 oz   Lake Chatuge Jack Hall 3/28/1973
Missouri 7 lbs 2 oz   Stockton Lake Kevin S. Clingan 12/18/1994
Mississippi 7 lbs 15 oz   Pickwick Lake – Yellow Creek Arm Thomas Wilbanks 1/24/1987
Texas 7 lbs 14.88oz 23″ Lake Meredith Timothy Teague 3/13/1998
New Hampshire 7 lbs 14.5 oz 23.25″ Goose Pond Francis H. Lord 8/1/1970
Oregon 7 lbs 14 oz   Henry Hagg Lake Kevin Silver 10/8/2000
Oklahoma 7 lbs 12 oz 18.25″ Lake Texoma Aaron Fridrich 3/22/2003
Connecticut 7 lbs 12 oz   Shenipsit Lake Joseph Mankauskas 1980
Iowa 7 lbs 12 oz 22.75″ West Okoboji Lake Rick Gray 9/1990
Arizona 7 lbs 0.96 oz 22.75″ Roosevelt Lake Dennis K. Barnhall 3/18/1988
Illinois 6 lbs 7 oz   strip mine lake Mark Samp 3/26/1985
Montana 6 lbs 6.4 oz 21.25″ Flathead River Ken Riska 4/16/2000
Kansas 6 lbs 6 oz 21.25″ Milford Reservoir Jimmy Gilreath 4/26/1997
South Dakota 6 lbs 2 oz   Lewis & Clark Lake Loran Moore 10/3/1999
New Mexico 6 lbs 14 oz 22″ Navajo Lake David L. Young 5/15/1999
Vermont 6 lbs 12 oz   Lake Champlain George Carlson 1978
Nebraska 6 lbs 1.5 oz   Merritt Lake Wally Allison 5/17/1978
North Dakota 5 lbs 9 oz   Lake Sakakawea Andrew Mark 1999
Rhode Island 5 lbs 15 oz 22″ N/A   0
Colorado 5 lbs 12 oz 21″ Navajo Reservoir Carl Dewey 1993
Nevada 5 lbs 1 oz 20″ South Fork Reservoir Tom R. Grant 2000
Wyoming 5 lbs .94 oz 21″ Flaming Gorge Resv. Bubba O’Neil 2003
Hawaii 4 lbs 2.24 oz   Manoa Stream Brian Suyeoka 3/25/1997
Delaware 4 lbs 15 oz   Brandywine River Jerry Proffitt 5/29/1989